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Latitude: 53.9575 / 53°57'26"N
Longitude: -1.0873 / 1°5'14"W
OS Eastings: 459985
OS Northings: 451650
OS Grid: SE599516
Mapcode National: GBR NQVP.D3
Mapcode Global: WHFC3.8SHH
Entry Name: 40, Micklegate
Listing Date: 18 February 1991
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1257328
English Heritage Legacy ID: 463990
Location: York, YO1
Electoral Ward/Division: Micklegate
Built-Up Area: York
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Micklegate Holy Trinity
Church of England Diocese: York
1112-1/15/645 (North side)
Shop and flats. c1840, with later C19 and C20 alteration and
extension. Pink mottled brick in Flemish bond at front; pink
and red mottled brick in English garden-wall bond at rear;
painted stone and timber dressings. Moulded eaves cornice on
heavy grooved brackets to slate roof; left end brick stack.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys and attic; 2-window front. Pilastered
shopfront with dentil cornice on paired scrolled brackets,
complete with blind boxes and fittings. First floor windows
are 4-pane sashes; those on second floor altered to C20
2-light casements with coloured glass upper lights; attic
windows squat 6-pane sashes. First and second floor windows
have flat arches. Moulded cornice above shopfront forms sill
band to first floor windows; second floor windows have painted
stone sills; moulded band beneath attic windows.
INTERIOR: open-string cantilevered staircase around oval well,
with timber stairs, slender cast-iron stick balusters and
moulded swept-up mahogany handrail; moulded dado rail. In rear
room, late C19 fireplace and grate, with moulded cornice shelf
on shaped brackets.
(City of York: RCHME: South-west of the Ouse: HMSO: 1972-:
Listing NGR: SE5998251655
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